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Season 5

157 :05x01 - Target

Sep/05/1959
Danny Kader is smitten with a lovely gypsy damsel who's camped out on his father's spread of land. Needless to say, this development doesn't sit well with Danny's father.
Guest Stars: Darryl Hickman as Danny Kader | Frank DeKova as Gypsy Chief | John Carradine as Pa Kader | Suzanne Lloyd as Nayomi
Writer: John Meston

158 :05x02 - Kitty's Injury

Sep/19/1959
Kitty is injured when she falls off a horse. Matt is then forced to rely on a surly farm family to get help for her but they're reluctant to do so.
Guest Stars: Don Dubbins as Lootie Judson | Karl Swenson as Raff Judson | Anne Seymour as Cora Judson
Director: Buzz Kulik
Writer: John Meston

159 :05x03 - Horse Deal

Sep/26/1959
Matt tries to get to the bottom of things in a horse thievery case.
Guest Stars: Fred Holliday as Harper | Bill Catching as Joe | Michael Hinn as Worth | Trevor Bardette as Slim | Harry Carey, Jr. as Deesha | Bartlett Robinson as Bowers
Writer: John Meston

160 :05x04 - Johnny Red

Oct/03/1959
A cowboy asks Matt for the location of a widow's ranch saying he's her long lost son but Matt remembers that the son was supposedly killed during the Civil War at the Battle of Shiloh.
Guest Stars: Josephine Hutchinson as Mrs. Crale | Dennis McMullan as Ponca City Kid | Abel Fernández as Nate | James Drury as Johnny Red
Director: Buzz Kulik
Writer: John Meston

161 :05x05 - Kangaroo

Oct/24/1959
After Chester saves a cowboy from a whipping at the hands of a crazy man and his two sons, the three men abduct him and decide to make the deputy suffer the same fate.
Guest Stars: John Crawford as Hod Scurlock | Peter Whitney as Ira Scurlock | Lew Brown as Jim Bride | Richard Rust as Dal Scurlock
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

162 :05x06 - Tail to the Wind

Oct/10/1959
Burke Reese wants the Nellers to sell him their farm and he won't take no for an answer.
Guest Stars: Alan Reed, Jr. as Harlow Reese | Alice Backes as Cora Neller | Harry Swoger as Burke Reese | Harry Townes as Pezzy Neller
Director: Christian Nyby
Story: Les Crutchfield | Teleplay: John Meston

163 :05x07 - Annie Oakley

Oct/17/1959
Bitchy Kate Kinsman wants her husband to kill Ed Dolliver because she feels that the gentleman disrespected her. When Kate's husband turns up dead she accuses Dolliver of the crime. It's up to Matt Dillon to get to the bottom of things.
Guest Stars: John Anderson (1) as Dolliver | Florence MacMichael as Kate Kinsman | George Mitchell as Jeff Kinsman
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

164 :05x08 - Saludos

Oct/31/1959
Matt and Chester find a young Native American woman lying on the trail suffering from a gunshot wound. After taking the lass back to Dodge for treatment they set out to find the person who shot her.
Guest Stars: Connie Buck as Sochi | Gene Nelson as Joe Foss | Robert J. Wilke as Pegger | Jack Elam as Clem Steed
Writer: John Meston

165 :05x09 - Brother Whelp

Nov/07/1959
Sted Rutgers returns to Dodge City after a three year absence only to discover that his brother has married his sweetie. Needless to say, Sted doesn't take this development very well.
Guest Stars: Ellen Clark as Tassy | Lew Gallo as Sted Rutgers | John Clarke (1) as Tom Rutgers | Dabbs Greer as Wilbur Jonas
Writer: John Meston

166 :05x10 - The Boots

Nov/14/1959
An alcoholic former gunfighter promises a 12 year old orphan a new pair of boots for his birthday but might have to resort to illegal means in order to keep this promise.
Guest Stars: John Larch as Zeno | Richard Eyer as Tommy | Wynn Pearce as Hank Fergus
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

167 :05x11 - Odd Man Out

Nov/21/1959
Did a woman's clothing salesman have anything to do with the disappearance of a Dodge City woman? That's what Matt tries to find out.
Guest Stars: George Selk as Moss Grimmick | Clem Fuller as Clem | Dabbs Greer as Wilbur Jonas | Dallas Mitchell as Cowboy | Elizabeth York as Mrs. Peel | Elisha Cook as Cyrus Tucker | William Phipps as Hody Peel
Writer: John Meston

168 :05x12 - Miguel's Daughter

Nov/28/1959
Matt tries to prevent a man from taking the law into his own hands against two drunken cowboys who assaulted his daughter.
Guest Stars: Ed Nelson as Rusk Davis | Simon Oakland as Miguel Ramirez | Fintan Meyler as Chavela Ramirez | Wesley Lau as Ab Cole
Writer: John Meston

169 :05x13 - Box o' Rocks

Dec/05/1959
Packy Roundtree asks a preacher to help him fake his death. The preacher then buries a coffin containing nothing but rocks in the ground.
Guest Stars: Gertrude Flynn as Mrs. Blouze | Vaughn Taylor as Reverend Blouze | Larry J. Blake as Jed Crooder | William Fawcett as Packy Roundtree | Howard McNear as Pete

170 :05x14 - False Witness

Dec/12/1959
Tom Morey is convicted of murder and sentenced to hang on the purported eyewitness testimony of Romey Crep. A few weeks later Crep says he witnessed another murder. This gets Matt Dillon to question the veracity of Crep's original story.
Guest Stars: Harold Goodwin (2) as Clerk | Wayne Rogers (1) as Tom Morey | Robert Griffin as Judge | Len Hendry as Hank | Norman Sturgis as Jake | Brad Trumbull as Sawyer | Richard Sinatra as Bob | Wright King as Romey Crep
Director: Ted Post
Writer: John Meston

171 :05x15 - Tag, You're It

Dec/19/1959
A hired killer rides into Dodge to kill a person named Rusty but then balks when he discovers that Rusty is a woman.
Guest Stars: Greg Stewart as Tex | Harold Goodwin (2) as Clerk | Paul Langton as Karl Killion | Madlyn Rhue as Rusty
Director: Jesse Hibbs

172 :05x16 - Thick 'n' Thin

Dec/26/1959
Matt is forced to lock up two feuding ranch partners until the two men can settle their differences.
Guest Stars: Percy Helton as Otie Perkins | Robert Emhardt as Brace McCoy | Tina Menard as Summer Dove
Director: Stuart Heisler
Story: Les Crutchfield | Teleplay: John Meston

173 :05x17 - Groat's Grudge

Jan/02/1960
A former Confederate soldier arrives in town looking for a Dodge City resident who supposedly burned down his house and killed his wife during the Civil War.
Guest Stars: Ross Elliott as Lee Grayson | Thomas Coley as Tom Haskett | Ben Wright as guest star
Writer: John Meston

174 :05x18 - Big Tom

Jan/09/1960
Matt Dillon steps into the boxing ring when Doc won't allow a former prizefighter to do se because of health reasons.
Guest Stars: Rand Harper as Jim | Don Megowan as Hob Creel | Gregg Palmer as Harry | Harry Lauter as Clay Crane | Robert J. Wilke as Tom Burr | Howard Caine as Brady
Writer: John Meston

175 :05x19 - Till Death Do Us

Jan/16/1960
Someone takes a shot at Jezra Cobb but misses and manages to escape apprehension. Kitty then overhears a drifter say that he was paid $300 to kill Cobb.
Guest Stars: Rayford Barnes as Puggy Rado | Milton Selzer as Jezra Cobb | Mary Field as Minerva Cobb
Director: Jean Yarbrough

176 :05x20 - The Tragedian

Jan/23/1960
Matt tries to help out Edward Vanderman, a has been actor who was caught cheating at cards but the former thespian proves to be a hard case.
Guest Stars: Stanley Clements as Brad | Harry Wood as Ben | John Abbott (1) as Edward Vanderman | Howard McNear as Joe
Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: John Meston

177 :05x21 - Hinka Do

Jan/30/1960
Matt comes to suspect that the new female owner of the Lady Gay saloon might have had something to do with the death of the previous owner of the saloon.
Guest Stars: Richard Reeves as Drunk | Michael Greene (1) as Cowboy | Bob Hopkins as Pete | Ric Roman as Manuel | Nina Varela as Mamie | Walter Burke as Herman Bleeker

178 :05x22 - Doc Judge

Feb/06/1960
With Matt out of town, an ex-convict mistakes Doc for the judge who sentenced him to a long stretch in the pen and vows revenge despite the physician's claim that he's never been a judge. It's up to Chester to figure out a way to extracate Doc from his predicament.
Guest Stars: George Selk as Moss Grimmick | Dabbs Greer as Wilbur Jonas | Dennis Cross as Bob | Barry Atwater as Brice Harp
Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: John Meston

179 :05x23 - Moo Moo Raid

Feb/13/1960
A feud between trail bosses of two separate cattle drives threatens to become an all-out war unless Matt can get to the bottom of the killing of a man and his cow.
Guest Stars: Tyler McVey as Gib | Raymond Hatton as Onie | Richard Evans as Pete | John Close as Joe | Lane Bradford as Tush | Robert Karnes as Bert | Ron Hayes as Cary
Writer: John Meston

180 :05x24 - Kitty's Killing

Feb/20/1960
Jacob Leech arrives in Dodge City and promptly announces that he plans to kill a man named Ollie Radford. Kitty eventually finds herself smack dab in the middle of Leech's vendetta.
Guest Stars: John Pickard (2) as Ollie Radford | Clem Fuller as Clem | Abraham Sofaer as Jacob Leech
Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: John Meston

181 :05x25 - Jailbait Janet

Feb/27/1960
Matt goes after three train robbers who killed a railroad employee during the holdup. The trio are a man, his son, and his daughter who lost their home due to negligence on the part of the railroad.
Guest Stars: Steven Terrell as Jerry | Nan Peterson as Janet | Jon Lormer as Clerk | John Larch as Dan | Bartlett Robinson as Crocker
Director: Jesse Hibbs

182 :05x26 - Unwanted Deputy

Mar/05/1960
A man who calls himself Vince Wiley arrives in Dodge determined to make Matt draw on him first so he can kill the Marshal in self-defense.
Guest Stars: Craig Fox as Lee | Ray Boyle as Tourney | Mary Carver as Maise | Joe Haworth as Charlie | Dick Rich as Rudd | Edward Faulkner as Harry | Charles Aidman as Vince Walsh
Writer: John Meston

183 :05x27 - Where'd They Go

Mar/12/1960
Matt and Chester ride out to arrest a farmer for robbing a store in town and end up doing most of the man's farm chores. Doc later arrives on the scene with the truth regarding the "robbery."
Guest Stars: Jack Elam as Clint Dodie | Dabbs Greer as Wilbur Jonas | Betty Harford as Medora Dodie
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

184 :05x28 - Crowbait Bob

Mar/26/1960
Greedy relatives of a dying man arrive in Dodge hoping to get something of value from his estate but find out that he's willed all his possessions to Kitty.
Guest Stars: John Apone as Ace | Ned Glass as Elbin | Hank Patterson as Crowbait Bob | Shirley O'Hara as Martha

185 :05x29 - Colleen So Green

Apr/02/1960
A southern belle arrives in Dodge and immediately begins charming all the menfolk but Kitty forms an almost instant dislike of the woman.
Guest Stars: Harold Goodwin (2) as Clerk | Perry Ivins as Employee | Joanna Moore as Colleen Tawny | Harry Swoger as Bull Reeger | Clem Fuller as Clem | Robert Brubaker as Jim Buck | Dabbs Greer as Wilbur Jonas
Director: Jean Yarbrough
Writer: John Meston

186 :05x30 - The Ex-Urbanites

Apr/09/1960
Chester must remove a bullet from Doc when the physician is wounded on the prairie by a gang of wolfers.
Guest Stars: Ken Curtis as Jesse | Lew Brown as Nate | Robert J. Wilke as Pitt
Writer: John Meston

187 :05x31 - I Thee Wed

Apr/16/1960
Matt tries to persuade a battered wife to prefer charges against her abusive husband.
Guest Stars: Hank Patterson as Judge | Allyn Joslyn as Sam Hackett | Alice Frost as Hester Hackett
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

188 :05x32 - The Lady Killer

Apr/23/1960
A witness is shot by one of Kitty's saloon girls shortly before he is scheduled to testify in court. Does the damsel have a connection with the defendant?
Guest Stars: Charles Sterrett as Cowboy | Ross Elliott as Grant Lucas | Jan Harrison as Mae Talmey | Clem Fuller as Clem | George Selk as Moss Grimmick | Harry Lauter as Cy Welch
Writer: John Meston

189 :05x33 - Gentleman's Disagreement

Apr/30/1960
A man named Ed Beaudry arrives in town determined to kill another man who married his former galpal. When Beaudry turns up dead the husband is the leading suspect.
Guest Stars: Joseph Hamilton (1) as Pete | Fintan Meyler as Jeanne Wells | Adam Kennedy as Bert Wells | Val Dufour as Ed Beaudry | Tom Reese as Tulsa
Director: Jesse Hibbs

190 :05x34 - Speak Me Fair

May/07/1960
Matt, Doc, and Chester are on a hunting trip when they find a Native American boy who's been severely beaten. While Doc tends to the boy's injuries, Matt and Chester ride out to try and discover who gave the boy the beating.
Guest Stars: Douglas Kennedy as Traych | Perry Cook as Gunner | Chuck Roberson as Driver | Ken Curtis as Scout

191 :05x35 - Belle's Back

May/14/1960
After riding with an outlaw for three years, Belle Ainsley returns to Dodge and tells Matt she's dumped the rotter. Matt, however, has his doubts regarding Belle's veracity.
Guest Stars: Dan White (1) as Ainsley | Nancy Rennick as Phyllis | Nita Talbot as Belle Ainsley | Gage Clarke as Dobie
Director: Jesse Hibbs

192 :05x36 - The Bobsy Twins

May/21/1960
Two no-talent assclown brothers announce they've come West with the intention of killing Native Americans.
Guest Stars: John O'Malley as Man | Jean Howell as Lavinia | Paul Hahn as Les | Charles MacArthur as Taylor | Richard Chamberlain as Pete | Morris Ankrum as Merle Finney | Hank Patterson as Carl | Buck Young as Buck Grant | Clem Fuller as Clem | Ralph Moody as Harvey Finney
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

193 :05x37 - Old Flame

May/28/1960
An old flame arrives in town and asks Matt to help find her husband. Matt finds the man but things aren't exactly as they seem between the couple.
Guest Stars: Lee Van Cleef as Rad Meadows | Marilyn Maxwell as Dolly Winters | Hal Smith as Dobie | Clem Fuller as Clem | Peggy Stewart as Mary
Director: Jesse Hibbs
Writer: John Meston

194 :05x38 - The Deserter

Jun/04/1960
Matt goes after an Army corporal who made off with his unit's payroll. He finds the corporal at his father's house but daddy has no intention of turning his boy over to the law.
Guest Stars: Charles Fredericks as Sgt. Strafe | Harry Bartell as Jed | Henry Brandon as Major | Rudy Solari as Corporal Lurie | Jean Inness as Maddie | Joseph V. Perry as Radin
Director: Arthur Hiller
Writer: John Meston

195 :05x39 - Cherry Red

Jun/11/1960
A special agent for a stagecoach line arrives in Dodge and announces to a woman that he's going to marry her. There's only one problem--he killed her outlaw husband during a stagecoach robbery.
Guest Stars: Douglas Kennedy as Yancey
Warning: Gunsmoke guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Western
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: CBS ( USA)
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 10, 1955
Ended: March 31, 1975
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